Rosa E. Rivera ( nee Jimenez ), 93 of Perth Amboy, NJ, passed away peacefully at her Residence with her family by her side on Monday, March 23, 2020,
Rosa was born in San Sebastian, Puerto Rico and later moved to Carteret then to Perth Amboy over 60 years ago. Rosa was a loving homemaker and loved spending time with family and friends. She was a parishioner of Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish at La Asuncion Church.
She is preceded in death by her adored daughter Hilda Cardona; cherished grandmother of Marcus Montalvo; devoted wife of Hector Rivera; loving daughter of Gerardo Jimenez & Victoria Vera.
Rosa is survived by her beloved children Maria and her husband Antonio Montalvo, Sarah Kulch, Milagros, Maria, Jose & Martin Rivera; loving sister of 15 brothers and sisters; adored grandmother of 6 and great ~ grandmother of 9; cherished aunt of many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Graveside will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 11 am at Alpine Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
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